Tidal Wave

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Organic Solvent

Tidal Wave is the ultimate fully organic solvent used to significantly reduce the time to clean and prepare industrial storage tanks for confined space entry.

BioChem can assist your tank farm team with cleaning procedures, drawings and a comprehensive maintenance inspection review/schedule.

Tidal Wave safely and effectively penetrates, dissolves and removes:

  • Benzene

  • H2S

  • LEL

  • Heavy oils

  • Asphalt

  • Fuel products

  • Paraffin

  • Replaces water based products & hazardous cleaners

Product Characteristics

  • Biodegradable

  • Non-toxic

  • Non-corrosive

  • High solvency strength (150 kb; 4x strength of diesel)

  • Replaces water based products and hazardous cleaners

  • Water Soluble

How Tidal Wave is Injected

  • Steam to clean sidewalls and vapor space

  • High pressure spray

  • Low Pressure multi-directional nozzle

  • Can be used neat or diluted with water

  • Can be used as a cutter fluid

Tidal Wave - BioChem Systems, Safe Solvents

Full strength Tidal Wave can be processed as slop through a crude unit. Diluted Tidal Wave is processed through a waste water treatment plant.

Reduces Concerns about Safety, the Environment and Regulations.

Tidal Wave is biodegradable, non-toxic, non- corrosive and free of chlorinated solvents and petroleum distillates. It’s the eco-friendly alternative to hazardous solvents. Safe for workers and the environment.

Available Sizes

  • 55-gallon drums

  • 275-gallon totes